Doctor of Philosophy (Expected 2023)
Mt. San Antonio College
Associate of Arts (2014)
Psychology and Political Science
University of California, Berkeley
Bachelor of Arts (2016)
Psychology, with High Distinction and Honors in Major
Emotion, intrapersonal and interpersonal emotion regulation, social exclusion, interpersonal processes
Awards and Honors
2016 Warner Brown Memorial Prize for Outstanding Promise in Psychological Research
2016 Phi Beta Kappa, University of California, Berkeley Chapter
2015 Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology, Berkeley Chapter
2014 Honors Transfer Council of California Exemplary Achievement Award
2014 Kaitlyn McCanne Memorial Scholarship
2014 Dr. Ginny Burley Honors Program Scholarship
Darling-Hammond, S., Lee, R.T., & Mendoza-Denton, R. (in press). Intergroup contact at work: Can workplace diversity reduce bias?.
Perez, A.D., Lee, R.T., & Mendoza-Denton, R. (in press). Belonging in schools: A social psychological perspective. In C. Worrell, T.L. Hughes, & D.D. Dixson (Eds.) Cambridge Handbook of Applied School Psychology (pp. 157-169). New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.
Zayas, V., Sridharan, V., Lee, R.T., & Shoda, Y. (2019). Addressing two blind spots of commonly used experimental designs: The highly-repeated within-person approach. Social and Personality Psychology Compass. doi: 10.1111/spc3.12487 [View] [PDF]
Lee, R.T., Perez, A.D., Boykin, C.M., & Mendoza-Denton, R. (2019). On the prevalence of racial discrimination in the United States. PLoS ONE, 14(1):e0210698. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0210698 [View] [PDF]
Campos, J.J., Camras, L.A., Lee, R.T., He, M., & Campos, R.G. (2018). A relational recasting of the principles of emotional competence. European Journal of Developmental Psychology, (15)6, 711-727.
doi: 10.1080/17405629.2018.1502921 [View] [PDF]
Manuscripts In-preparation or Under review
Zayas, V., Lee, R.T., & Shoda, Y. (accepted, revise & resubmit). Modeling the mind: Using the Highly-Repeated Within-Person approach to examine shared and idiosyncratic psychological processes. In D. Wood, S.J. Read, P.D. Harms, & A. Slaughter (Eds.) Measuring and Modeling Persons and Situations.
Zayas, V., Lee, R.T., Gaby, J., Gunaydin, G., & Shoda, Y. (in prep.). Towards reverse engineering personality: From situation assessment to personality to behavioral prediction.